Ohio County Healthcare strongly advocates that COVID-19 vaccinations are the most effective tool currently available to stop the COVID-19 pandemic. Vaccinations help prevent most people from
getting sick or severely ill with COVID-19 and it also helps protect their loved ones from infection. Your decision to be vaccinated protects you and your neighbors.
Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 Vaccinations are administered 7 days a week at Ohio County Family Care / Quick Care located at 20 E.
McMurtry Ave in Hartford, KY. Moderna Boosters will also be available at a drive thru clinic on Wednesdays at the Ohio County Park from 2 - 6 pm.
Walk-ins welcome or you can schedule an appointment by clicking HERE. Scheduling an appointment may reduce your wait
Ohio County Healthcare is currently administering the complete COVID vaccine series including 1st, 2nd, and booster dose of:
- Pfizer (ages 12 plus - 1st & 2nd dose; ages 18 plus for booster dose)
- Moderna (ages 18 plus - 1st, 2nd, & Booster dose)
Both the Pfizer and the Moderna vaccination require an initial shot and second shot either 21 days (Pfizer) or 28 days (Moderna) later. You will be scheduled for your 2nd shot after your
initial shot. Booster doses can be administered 6 months after 2nd shot. Please do not schedule a vaccine appointment if you have recieved an infusion for COVID-19 in the last 90 days.
OCH Testing Resources - Contact 270-363-0715
Individuals who are experiencing symptoms or have had a direct exposure should be tested. Fully vaccinated people should be tested 3-5 days following a known exposure to someone with
suspected or confirmed COVID-19. All individuals who are being tested should wear a mask in public indoor settings for 14 days or until they receive a negative test result.
OCH offers drive-up COVID-19 testing in our Hartford location. Follow the directional signage to the front of Ohio County Family Care / Quick Care Clinic. Please park in the COVID-19 Testing
spots directly in front of the glass enclosure or to the right of the buidling. Patients will need to call 270-363-0715 to make the staff aware that you are waiting to be tested. A
COVID-19 Testing Team member will to your vehicle to perform the swab. A photo identification is required and we ask that you wear a face mask until the team member is ready administer test.
Testing is also available in both of our rural health clinics - Fordsville Area Medical Clinic and Butler County Family Care.
Types of Tests:
- 15-Minute COVID-19 Rapid Test (Nasal Swab): Most commonly used if you are actively experiencing virus symptoms, this test can quickly provide you with a negative or positive result which
helps treating provider determine best treatment plan. This test is administered at Provider discretion based on length of symptoms, place of employment, and other factors.
- PCR Lab Test: Results in 48 to 72 hours (Nasal Swab) – Most commonly administered to detect if you are actively infected with COVID-19 virus and displaying symptoms or those
seeking testing due to a direct exposure to an individual who has tested positive with COVID-19.
- If you are testing prior to a surgical procedure, please follow the instructions given during your pre-op call.
Patients will recieve a call from the COVID-19 Testing Team within 24 to 48 hours with results of swab.
Cost and Payment:
Is there an out-of-pocket cost for patients with insurance?
Patients with insurance should not have any out-of-pocket costs for a covered COVID-19 test. If you have health insurance, you must bring your card with you to the test site. Patients
who test negative for COVID-19 through a rapid test and come into the clinic for additional treatment would be responsible for any patient cost share as determined by your
Is there an out-of-pocket cost for patients without insurance?
If you do not have insurance, we will ask you for your Social Security number (card not needed), driver's license or state ID to submit the cost of your test to the federal program
for the uninsured. If you do not have insurance and are using the federal program for the uninsured to cover your COVID-19 test, the in-clinic visit will be covered at no additional
cost to you; however, any additional point of care lab testing will not be covered under the uninsured fund.